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KZN court stops ANC provincial conference

PIETERMARITZBURG, June 9 – The much awaited  KwaZulu-Natal African National Congress (ANC) elective conference has been halted following the successful application by aggrieved party members in the Pietermaritzburg High Court on Friday evening. Judge Jacqui Henriques ruled that the matters brought by the applicants from three regions  in KZN needed to be attended to so that the […]

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ANC KwaZulu-Natal conference to finally go ahead

DURBAN, June 7 – The African National Congress’ KwaZulu-Natal provincial conference will finally go ahead at the University of Zululand this weekend after numerous postponements due to branch disputes. The long-awaited conference was supposed to have been held last weekend. The provincial interim coordinator Sihle Zikalala said committees appointed to resolve branch disputes had completed […]

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ANC regional KZN conference postponed

PIETERMARITZBURG, April 11  – The elective conference of the African National Congress (ANC) Moses Mabhida Region in KwaZulu-Natal which was set for this weekend has been postponed. This was confirmed by Provincial Interim Committee member Super Zuma, and comes in the wake of tensions between rival factions in the region. The tensions were laid bare […]

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Zikalala, Mabuyakhulu to lead ANC KZN interim leadership team

DURBAN, January 24 – Supposedly outgoing African National Congress (ANC) KwaZulu-Natal chairman, Sihle Zikalala, and Mike Mabuyakhulu, have on Tuesday, been named as the leaders of the 16-member interim leadership structure in the province. Speaking at the south beach-based Coastland Hotel on Tuesday afternoon, newly-appointed ANC secretary general, Ace Magashule, said that Zikalala would occupy the position […]

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#ANC54: ‘We are not shaken’ by court ruling, says Sihle Zikalala

JOHANNESBURG, December 16 – The African National Congress KwaZulu-Natal provincial executive committee (PEC) is “not shaken” by the recent court ruling to disband the PEC, provincial chairman Sihle Zikalala said on Saturday. On Friday, the Pietermaritzburg High Court granted an application for the PEC leadership to vacate office, but also granted the ANC leave to appeal […]